Oxon Hill in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Front Door to Maryland History
The research, design elements, and visual markers throughout the collective guide the visitor from pre-Civil War footprints to contemporary realities. The plantings in the Memorial Garden provide a landscape that offers visitors a glimpse of early horticultural innovation. The Heritage Visitors Center presents guided discoveries including archaeological finds. These may spark spirited conversation that can be continued in other historic places along Marylandís Southern Potomac shores.
Erected 2014 by Experience Salubria.
Location. 38° 47.53′ N, 77° 0.117′ W. Marker is in Oxon Hill, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Oxon Hill Rd. (Maryland Route 414) south of Harborview Avenue, Touch for map. The Marker is at the east end entrance to the Salubria Memorial Garden - off the Tanger Outlet Mall's southwestern parking lot, east of Oxon Hill Road and south of the Capital Beltway (I-95/I-495). Marker is at or near this postal address: 6800 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill MD 20745, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John H. Bayne of Salubria “Prince of Horticulture” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emancipation in Maryland (about 400 feet away); Dr. John H. Bayne: A Leader In His Community (about 500 feet away); Slavery in the Potomac Valley (about 500 feet away); Judah and Resistance (about 600 feet away); Salubria Changed the Future of the Potomac Valley (about 600 feet away); John Hanson (approx. ľ mile away); "Salubria" (approx. ľ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxon Hill.
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Additional keywords. slavery
Categories. • African Americans • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.